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Stocks rise and the dollar hits a 5-month high





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Stocks rose Wednesday, on the heels of relatively solid US economic data. Retail shares led the way after Macy’s reported solid results. Elsewhere, the 10-year Treasury yield ticked to its highest level since 2011, and the dollar rallied to a five-month high.

Here’s the scoreboard:

Dow Jones industrial average: 24,756.90 57.29 (+0.23%)

S&P 500: 2,721.48 10.03 (+0.37%)

AUD/USD: 0.7513 0.0043 (+0.58%)

ASX 200 SPI futures: 6,104.0 +10.0 (+0.16%)

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    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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